On Sunday, March 16, 2014, at 5:48 a.m., an unknown suspect entered through the shattered window on the entry door at Verizon Wireless, 1494 Town Center Boulevard.
Video surveillance shows a black male with a hooded sweatshirt walking to the rear of the business and into the back office. He selected a few items and then walked towards the entry door. As he approached the entry door, he took two Apple phones that were display models and then exited the business.
During the burglary, the suspect is holding a tool with a handle on it. It may be an ax or sledge hammer.
Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.
LPD Event #14-5574 Detective Robertson